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As Iran targets athletes over mounting protests, group calls for FIFA to ban regime from World Cup

The Iranian diaspora athletic organization, United for Navid, over the past week sent letters to FIFA, the world’s governing body of soccer, and to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), urging…

2022 World Cup: French cities to protest Qatar human rights record, environmental impact with big screen bans

With the 2022 World Cup in Qatar just under 50 days away, protests surrounding the host nation’s human rights record and environmental impact continues to mount with several French cities…

World Cup 2022: Denmark to protest host nation with ‘toned-down’ jerseys

The Danish men’s national soccer team will wear “toned-down” jerseys at the 2022 World Cup in protest of Qatar’s human rights record, including a black alternate jersey that represents “the…